Job description

Auto Electrician (Relocation to Australia)

We are seeking several experienced Auto Electricians to join our Surface Mining business in Australia! Working in Fly in And Fly Out (FIFO) capacity on 2 weeks on and 1 week off roster at one of our 14 mine sites across Australia.

* Extensive exposure to machinery such as Excavators, Dozers, Graders, Front End Loaders, Dump Trucks, Watercarts, Drill Rigs or similar heavy mobile plant equipment is essential as well as experience working on Air Conditioning Systems *

What we will offer you:

· Full Relocation Including VISA to work in Australia & Flights!

· Increased Wages by 150% – DOE

· Employment Retention Bonus.

· 2 weeks on and 2 weeks off & 8 days on and 6 days off rosters available for suitable candidates.

· 10.5% Employer Donation To Your Pension (Super)

· Health Insurance Benefits – Knock 10% Of Premium with BUPA, HBF or HCF

· 4 Weeks Annual Leave.

· Permanent and 6 Month Contracts roles available.

· Access to a number of Salary Sacrificing Benefits – airport parking, novated lease

· Ongoing Training and Development. Become a specialist in your field.

· Access to over 350 Retailer Discounts – savings up to $4000 per family per year.

Secure your future with WA’s number 1 Contractor.

Our client is a leading contracting services group specialising in mining, civil construction, infrastructure, and mineral processing.

We strive to be the best by investing in our people, understanding our clients’ needs, and having a relentless focus on continuous improvement. Our social responsibility is what drives us, and we make an impact through contributions and support we give our communities.

Key duties/responsibilities:

· Perform routine maintenance in line with manufacturers and management requirements.

· Diagnosing, repairing and overhauling plant and equipment.

· Testing repaired parts for proper performance.

· Perform electronic diagnosis and identify faults.

· Demonstrated experience and solid understanding of civil or mining equipment

· Understand the importance of Workplace Health & Safety and be proactive in
reducing hazards.

· Have excellent diagnostic, problem solving and technical skills.

· Diagnosing, testing and replacing electrical components including defective
alternators, generators, voltage regulators and starter motors.

· Repairing or replacing worn or defective electrical wiring and electrical

· Job assembly and commissioning of new equipment.

· Installing electrical equipment, accessories and electrical components in
equipment and vehicles.

· Maintain a high standard of workmanship on all repairs and maintenance.

· Maintain high housekeeping standards in work areas.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

· Qualified Auto Electrician (Trade Qualification or Formally Recognised Equivalent). Mandatory.

· Experience working on CAT, Hitachi, Komatsu, Liebherr, JCB, John Deere or Volvo equipment.

· Extensive exposure to machinery such as Excavators, Dozers, Graders, Front End Loaders, Dump Trucks, Watercarts, Drill Rigs or similar heavy mobile plant equipment.

· Demonstrated experience working on Air Conditioning Systems.

· Refrigerant handling license or similar.

· Previous field service exposure would be beneficial.

· First Aid, CPR and Rescue from LV Panel Qualifications advantageous.

· Have the ability to recognise product quality deviations/faults.

· Able to pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol screening.

· An ability to obtain a police clearance with no or minimal convictions.

· Committed to maintaining a safe working environment.

· Be capable/willing to work shift work including overtime as required.

There are many long-term opportunities available across our business, and more on the horizon.

If you feel you are suited to this role, please apply by sending your CV and we will be in contact to discuss asap.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent, Fixed term contract


  • Company pension
  • Relocation assistance


Application question(s):

  • Are you willing to relocate to Western Australia?



  • Heavy Plant Automotive Electrician: 2 years (required)


Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)


Work Location: In person

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